Online Social Networking, 1st Edition

  • Peggy J. Parks
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  • ISBN-10: 1601522193
  • ISBN-13: 9781601522191
  • DDC: 006.7
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released August 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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Because of sites such as Facebook, Myspace, Twitter, Linkedin, and others, the popularity of online social networking has literally exploded in recent years. Through objective overviews, primary sources, and full color illustrations, this title examines What Is Online Social Networking? What Are the Dangers Associated with Online Social Networking? Is Online Social Networking Addictive? and Should Online Social Networks Be More Tightly Regulated?

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Online Social Networking at a Glance.
2: Overview.
3: How Does Online Social Networking Affect Human Interaction?.
4: What Dangers Are Associated with Online Social Networking?.
5: Is Online Social Networking Addictive?.
6: Should Online Social Networking Be More Tightly Regulated?.
Key People and Advocacy Groups.
Related Organizations.
For Further Research.
Source Notes.
List of Illustrations.
About the Author.